Alisa Fleming ~ Well, technically dozens of bake sales have already occurred in honor of the 3rd Annual Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale raising thousands of dollars for various animal sanctuaries and relief funds for Japan. But, the big event is yet to come. Most of the bake sales will occur during the "official" bake sale week, April 23 to May 1, 2011. And they aren't kidding when they call this fundraiser worldwide. There will be vegan (dairy-free and egg-free!) baked goodies to be purchased from California to Uganda! And these bake sales need you to show up and eat.
Yes, no need to simply consume sweets without a purpose. Head to a local bake sale and devour scrumptious cookies and cupcakes in the name of a good cause! And be sure to bring your friends.
Here is a list of the events by location, and below is a full list by date (with links to details) …
Article by Alisa Fleming, founder of GoDairyFree.org, blogger at Alisa Cooks, and author of Go Dairy Free: The Guide and Cookbook for Milk Allergies, Lactose Intolerance, and Casein-Free Living. Alisa is also a freelance writer for several publications, with an emphasis on creating recipes for various types of special diets.